Japanese satellite platform DirecTV Japan has increased its capital to 40.2 billion yen ($307 million), up from the previous amount of 31.87 billion yen ($243 million).
Enzo Cheli, president of Italy's new federal media authority, has proposed privatizing national pubcaster RAI with a public offering of shares in order to broaden the net's shareholder base.
The CBS Friday vidpic "Dallas: War of the Ewings" has come up dry, pumping out a mere 7.8 rating, 14 share in homes and a 4.3/12 in adults 25-54, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen Media…
"South Park" creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone have signed a deal not only ensuring they will continue to kill Kenny, but guaranteeing they will make a killing doing it.
Credit Suisse First Boston is investing $3 million into Clearview Cinema Group Inc., Clearview said Friday, in what appears to be a big endorsement for the fast-growing metro New York exhib.
A potential funding crisis in the Canadian TV industry has been averted thanks to a $22 million bailout from the top Canuck production funder.
Daryl Hannah has signed to star as the female lead in the low-budget pic "Speedway Junky," which is being exec produced by Gus Van Sant.
Chancellor Media Corp.'s former CEO, Scott Ginsburg, quit the radio giant with a payout worth about $50 million, Chancellor revealed in an SEC filing late last week.
CBS last week booked Honda/Acura as its first major NFL sponsor, marketplace sources said.
Televisa on Sunday bowed an unprecedented 104-part docu series covering Mexican political, social and cultural history.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$5.4M Cumulative:$54.3M Universal Pictures 9.55%
Hercules2Daily:$3.8M Cumulative:$36.9M Paramount Pictures 13.27%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$177.2M Fox 13.35%